Basics of Game Development (POSTPONED UNTIL 2022)

Basics of Game Development (POSTPONED UNTIL 2022)

Course dates:
26 July, 2021 to 30 July, 2021
Early-Bird Course Fee (until March 31, 2021) - 200€ (for students), 250€; Regular Course Fee (after March 31, 2021) - 250€ (for students), 300€
Engineering & Sciences, IT
Application deadline:
Tuesday, 1 June, 2021
Tallinn University
Tallinn, Estonia

General information

The objective of the course is to provide knowledge and introduce practical skills in order to develop digital games.

Game development is a process of designing and creating games. This course is focusing on making – coding and programming games, the course time will not be spent for putting together game design documents (GDD). During the course participants will learn traditional coding through remaking several retro games:
– Console (terminal) game
– Game UI development
– Text adventure game
– Pong action game
– 3D pong game
– Multiplayer pong

In order to the get quick results, an high end game design platform and engine – Unity – will be used.


Tallinn Summer School arranges accommodation for foreign participants at student dormitory (5-minutes walk from the university, double and triple rooms). 


Online registration form on the website

ECTS accreditation

The course gives 2 ECTS. 

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